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Menlo College: Over a Decade on The Princeton Review’s “Best” List

2019 Best Colleges by The Princeton Review

ATHERTON, CA. (August 19, 2020) – Menlo College is proud to have received recognition as one of the best colleges in the West by The Princeton Review, an education services company which annually ranks the nation’s “Best Colleges: Region by Region,” recognition afforded to only 12% of all colleges and universities in the U.S.  In

Menlo College to Host Smart Cities for Dummies Author Dr. Jonathan Reichental

ATHERTON, CA. (August. 18, 2020) – Dr. Mouwafac Sidaoui, Dean of the School of Business at Menlo College, in collaboration with Dr. Jonathan Reichental, CEO of Human Future and adjunct professor and instructor at several universities and learning institutions, will deliver a webinar on the focus of Reichental’s most recent book Smart Cities for Dummies,

Menlo College Receives Final Approval for New Residence Hall

(Atherton, CA: June 30, 2020) Earlier this month, Menlo College received unanimous, final approval from the Atherton Town Council to move forward with the construction of a new residence hall on its campus.  While a new residence hall is an expensive undertaking, the College is fortunate to have received donations for 100% of the project

Human Resources Program Recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management

(Atherton, CA: June 4, 2020) Menlo College is proud to announce that the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has acknowledged that Menlo’s Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management (HRM) is in alignment with the Society’s HRM Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. SHRM’s recognition of Menlo College’s program affirms the College’s adherence with the highest

MS Clinical Psychology Partnership with Notre Dame de Namur University

(Atherton, California: May 20, 2020) Menlo College is pleased to announce a newly formed partnership with Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU). NDNU recently announced that they will not enroll new undergraduate students for the fall 2020 semester. In concert with that decision, Menlo College and NDNU have signed a letter of intent that will

Menlo College designated as Hispanic and Asian American, Native American, and Pacific Islander Serving Institution

(Atherton, California: May 15, 2020) – Menlo College has one of the nation’s most diverse campuses. This week, the Federal Department of Education designated the College as both a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American, Native American, and Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) — a status attained by only 1% of all colleges

Menlo College Welcomes a New Dean of the School of Business

(Atherton, California: May 11, 2020) – Menlo College is proud to announce that Dr. Mouwafac Sidaoui has been appointed to serve as the new Dean of the School of Business, effective July 6, 2020. The Menlo College Business School is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), a distinction earned by

Menlo College to Extend its Commit Deadline

ATHERTON, Calif. (May 1, 2020) Menlo College has extended its deposit deadline past the National College Decision Day, the deadline for high school seniors to choose which college they will attend, on May 1. Given the global coronavirus pandemic and resulting uncertainty, Menlo has committed to reverting to a rolling basis, for both its application

Menlo College 2020 Entrepreneurship Award Winner Announced

ATHERTON — Sambhab Thapaliya ‘21 has won the inaugural Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award at Menlo College. Thapaliya edged out a field of young start-up founders to secure this new honor — made possible by a generous contribution from Dr. Annika Steiber, Director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program at Menlo College and her husband Rikard

Support for the Students of Notre Dame de Namur University

ATHERTON, Calif. (March 2020) Menlo College extends our sympathy to all of the students, faculty, staff, and alumni at Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) during this time of transition. We sympathize with the challenges that the NDNU community is facing at this time. Menlo College has created a seamless opportunity for NDNU students to